The Wi-Fi Threat Categories that every business needs to know - WatchGuard Update

 
    1. Rogue Access Point - Allows attackers to bypass perimeter security.
 
    2. Rogue Client - Delivers malware payloads to the network after connecting to malicious APs.
 
    3. Neighbor Access Point or Client Misassociation - Risks infection from connecting to other SSIDs while in range of the authorized AP.
    
    4. Ad-Hoc Network - Uses peer-to-peer connections to evade security controls and risk exposure to malware.

   5.  "Evil Twin" Access Point - Lures users to connect to it so as to spy on traffic, steal data and infect systems.
   
    6. Misconfigured Access Point - Opens networks to attack as a result of configuration errors.

 

The bad news? Your existing Wi-Fi solution likely can’t block any of the threats above, and it certainly can’t protect your business from ALL of them happening at the same time.

The good news is that a Trusted Wireless Environmentprovides a framework empowering you to provide high-performing, easy-to-manage, and most importantly secure Wi-Fi access to your customers and employees.

WatchGuard's WiFi solutions deliver excellent wireless connectivity without compromising network security by coupling advanced  hardware, flexible and powerful security and ease of management through a single portal.

The Range comprises of wireless UTM appliances, distributed access points that can be controlled by your WatchGuard unit and access points that can be managed through the cloud, if you're looking to deliver wireless in a reliable and secure manner, there is likely to be a solution for you in red!